Cuba said on Thursday 8, its two-shot Soberana 2 vaccine, delivered with the booster Soberana Plus, had proven 91.2% effective in late stage clinical trials against the coronavirus, following similar news about its Abdala vaccine.
Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, said this Tuesday 6, on Twitter that it will take months for the country to be fully immunized, so he urged to act responsibly to avoid positive cases of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.
The temporary working group for the prevention and control of the new coronavirus, headed by the President of the Republic, Miguel Díaz-Canel, announced the day before the change to Phase II of the recovery stage for the province of Cienfuegos.
Twelve of 15 Cuban provinces, plus the Isle of Youth, will move starting Monday 12 into the new normality after having successfully controlled the COVID-19 pandemic, although under protection measures and close epidemiological watch to prevent a viral resurgence.
At the close of this Monday, Cuba reported 33 new cases of COVID-19, for a cumulative of 4,065 since last March; 17 medical discharges and one deceased, reported in a press conference Francisco Duran Garcia, national director of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Public Health (Minsap).
At the close of this Wednesday, Cuba reported 47 new cases of COVID-19 for a total of 3,806 since March; no deaths and 36 medical discharges, Dr. Francisco Duran Garcia, national director of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP), reported this Thursday at a press conference.